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A Severed Head
A Severed Head
Author: Iris Murdoch
Iris Murdoch's fifth novel calls to mind the intricate figures of some tortured reel in which the dancers change partners according to a mad but preordained pattern. With its sombre, and often symbolic handling of adultery, incest, castration, sexual confusion, violence, and suicide, A Severed Head seems at times as macabre as Jacobean tragedy, ...  more »
ISBN: 317579
Publication Date: 1961
Pages: 205
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Publisher: Penguin Books
Book Type: Paperback
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